Superintendent - Robert J. Glass, PhD
Dr. Glass joined Bloomfield Hills Schools on July 1, 2010, following nearly two years as superintendent in Dexter Community Schools. Before that, he was executive director of instruction for Birmingham Public Schools and principal at Quarton School in Birmingham. He has been an elementary principal in Suttons Bay and Vestaburg Community Schools, as well as an elementary teacher in Hale, all located in Michigan. Earlier in his career, he was director of operations on a fellowship in India to manage orphanages, vocational schools and health services for children, the elderly and the impoverished. He began his teaching career as principal and teacher at Calvary Christian School and director of the Royal Oak Child Care Center in Royal Oak, following five years in Birmingham managing the district's production studio.
Dr. Glass completed his PhD program in Educational Leadership at Oakland University in 2014. During this time he received the 2008 AASA Worth McClure Educational Administration Scholarship, awarded nationally to six outstanding graduate students in school administration. He holds a master's degrees in Educational Administration from Central Michigan University, a master's degree in Teaching from Wayne State University, and a B.A. in Telecommunication from Michigan State University.
He received an award for Outstanding Leadership from the Grand Traverse Regional Math and Science Center in 2008, and a 1985 Emmy Award from the Detroit Chapter of the National Association of Television Arts and Sciences for his production of a Birmingham football promotional video.
He is a member of the American Association of School Administrators, the Michigan Association of School Administrators, and the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development